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Shoan

1 Tetaru, Miyagi-gun, Matsushima-machi 981-0211 , Miyagi Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2011

Shoan is hidden away on its own peninsula in Matsushima Bay, far from the madding crowds of the town centre - and what a stunning location it is. We stayed there in the depths of the low season and were the only guests both nights, so it was like having a ryokan all to ourselves. The whole place is modern... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2009

this ryokan is absolutely gorgeous. Its a bit out of the center of town, but its site is breathtaking. The rooms are beautifully decorated with a mixture of western and Japanese styles. The baths are stunning with every good product imaginable. The service was also first-rate . We were the only westerners there and our Japanese is not great,but every... More 

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